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Monday June 24, 2013

Blog del Narco: 23 Year Old Post Suicide on Facebook, Police Investigate if Murder in Sonora

Blog del Narco: 23 Year Old Post Suicide on Facebook, Police Investigate if Murder in Sonora

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Alexis Omar Balderrama Gutierrez, 23, married with a young son wrote on the wall of his Facebook account just before he killed himself.

Alexis stated: “I can not go on anymore, friends, be aware I have given a lot, especially to my family. I love my son- please forgive me.” A minute later, the young man residing in the violent border town of Sonora, was found dead. Apparently, Alexis took his gun after writing on his wall and fired a shot that shattered his head. He was found dead inside a house located on the street Township Suaqui 12th, Rosarito colony, in an area devastated by violence by drug cartels. Several pictures appeared on his facebook with a gun in Alexis hand, apparently the gun he used to kill himself. In another picture, he is seen on board a car, smiling, with a can of beer in the hand. On his wall he wrote his epitaph: “So always remember me as a good, womanizing party animal ... And the world goes round “, reads the account that yesterday was canceled. 

The report states that on reaching the house Alexis got out of the car and fired into the air three times with a .40 caliber pistol he was carrying. Then he went into the house and was later found dead on a couch. Police said outside the house they found three shell casings. Authorities need to determine that it was a suicide, and are still conducting investigations. After learning the facts, the victim’s friends expressed sadness at the passing of their friend. 

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